Saunders, Buford Boyd

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saunders_buford_boyd.jpgBuford Boyd Saunders, 69, of Riner, VA went home to be with the Lord on August 10, 2019 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and retired from Federal-Mogul.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Saunders Myers; twin brother Tommy Saunders; and stepdad Alvin Myers. He was a loving Husband, Daddy, and PawPaw. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Tenna Saunders; son Tony Saunders and girlfriend Shawnee Woolwine; daughter Natosha Croy and husband Allen Croy; grandson Tristan Croy; sisters Barbara Conner and Debra Helms; brother Ben Myers; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at Horne Funeral Home. His life will be celebrated at 1 p.m. with interment to follow in Sunset Cemetery, Christiansburg, VA.